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Kennebec Explorers Day Camp | Session 5: Conservation Week

July 31, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

July 31 – August 4
This week is all about conservation. We will learn about the wonders of our surrounding environment and some actions to help protect and save it. Through fun activities, art projects, and guest speakers, we will work together to be champions of the earth.


Nature hikes, beach trips, shipyard games, crafts, science… The fun goes on and on!

This summer, Maine Maritime Museum will offer seven sessions of our five-day summer camp that will develop your child’s curiosity for natural exploration and all things maritime. With a different theme for each session, repeating campers will gain new experiences every week.

Campers will explore the ecosystem of Merrymeeting Bay and gain a sense of stewardship for this special place. Each week, campers will take part in field trips, boat cruises on the Kennebec River, games, science experiments, crafts, and learn from guest speakers.

Small weekly groups, low camper-to-counselor ratios, and experienced educators make for an unforgettable camp experience.

2023 Prices:
Members $280 // Non-Members $300

Age range:
Rising 2 – 5 Grade Students

Camp runs from 9 am – 4 pm Monday through Friday. Early drop-off and late pick-up is available (8 am – 5:30 pm) for an additional $35.

What to Bring:

Campers must bring a lunch and afternoon snack. A mid-morning snack is provided. Campers should be prepared to spend the entirety of each day outdoors.

Discounts & Payment Plans

If you are interested in setting up a payment plan or receiving a sibling discount, please contact Katie Conroy at conroy@maritimeme.org or at (207) 443-1316 ext. 325

Required Forms

Your required forms will be included in your confirmation email after registering for camp, including health forms, emergency contact information, and more. You can also download them here. Please submit these forms 2 weeks prior to the start of your first session.


Thanks to the Merrymeeting Bay Trust, Maine Maritime Museum can offer financial assistance to those otherwise unable to attend. To apply for this, please contact Katie Conroy at conroy@maritimeme.org or at (207) 443-1316 ext. 325


July 31, 2023
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Maine Maritime Museum
243 Washington St
Bath, ME 04530 United States
Maine Maritime Museum